This 2- 2 1/2 hours session focuses on the rich marine environment that plays an integral role in life on this coast. This course will cover the intertidal and pelagic ecosystems of Clayoquot and Barkley Sounds, including seaweeds, invertebrates, and marine mammals (and more!) as well as local oceanographic conditions. The sessions will alternate their regional focus between Ucluelet and Tofino on a weekly rotation (regional focus noted alongside dates listed below).
Small Town, Big Picture is a suggested prerequisite for this course.
Location: Ucluelet Aquarium
Time: 5:00 pm – 7:30pm
In person dates: May 4, 18 & June 1
Zoom dates: May 11, 25 & June 8
Participants of the Ambassador course will receive an Ambassador Card. Show your card for discounts and benefits at many local businesses!
The West Coast Ambassador Program is a joint initiative of the Raincoast Education Society, the Tofino-Long Beach Chamber of Commerce, Ucluelet Chamber of Commerce. The Raincoast Education Society is responsible for course curriculum, registration, and program delivery.
Photo by Dane Stabel, Capturing the Coast submission.